Gift for the Lakota

  Oak Lawn High School social PG11 coatdrive 3colworker Carol Gustafson (left) and registrar Dawn Pietruszynski display a token of appreciation they received from Lakota Circle for the school’s collection of slightly-used winter coats.

  Gustafson annually sponsors a coat drive and this year donated the coats to Lakota Circle. The organization provides clothing and other needs to the community of Kyle, S.D., an Oglala Lakota community on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The symbolic gift was painted in the school’s green and white colors.

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